CHARM-Affiliated Projects

 

Project Title Principal Investigator Funding Mechanism Project Start Date Project End Date
PREPARADOS: A MULTI-LEVEL SOCIAL NETWORK MODEL TO INCREASE PREP ENROLLMENT BY LATINO MSM SELF-IDENTIFIED AS GAY, BISEXUAL Mariano Kanamori, PhD NIMH/R01 12/2020 10/2023
ADDRESSING LATINO MSM HEALTH DISPARITIES BY INCREASING ENGAGEMENT WITH BEHAVIORAL AND HIV-PREVENTION SERVICES: AN IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE APPROACH Audrey Harkness, PhD NIMHD/K23 09/2020 03/2025
DIVERSIPREP: MULTI-LEVEL VARIABLES INFLUENCING IMPLEMENTATION SUCCESS OF A CLIENT-CENTERED PREP SERVICE MODEL WITH TELEHEALTH Mariano Kanamori, PhD NIMH/Administrative Supplement 08/2020 02/2021
FIVE POINT INITIATIVE – REACHING MIAMI’S BLACK COMMUNITIES TO END THE HIV EPIDEMIC NIH EHE/Administrative Supplement 08/2020 08/2022
FINISHING HIV: A SOCIAL NETWORK-BASED OUTREACH PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE UTILIZATION OF HIV PROTECTION, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT SERVICES, CUSTOMIZED FOR LATINOS Mariano Kanamori, PhD NIH EHE/Administrative Supplement 08/2020 08/2021
OPTIMIZING PREP ADHERENCE IN SEXUAL MINORITY MEN WHO USE STIMULANTS Adam Carrico, PhD NIDA/R01 07/2020 05/2025
BON SANTE: OPPORTUNITIES FOR HIV PREVENTION AMONG HAITIAN AMERICANS Candice Sternberg, MD CHARM Pilot Award 06/2020 03/2021
ENGAGING HISPANIC IMMIGRANTS IN MENTAL HEALTH PROMOTION AND HIV PREVENTION: A FATHER-SON INITIATIVE Tatiana Perrino, PsyD CHARM Pilot Award 06/2020 03/2021
THE SYNDEMIC OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE INVOLVEMENT, MENTAL ILLNESS, SUBSTANCE USE, AND INTERPERSONAL VIOLENCE AMONG MARGINALIZED ADULTS LIVING WITH HIV Kathryn Nowotny, PhD CHARM Pilot Award 06/2020 03/2021
STIGMA, RESILIENCE AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RISK AMONG WOMEN LIVING WITH HIV Claudia Martinez, MD  CHARM Pilot Award 06/2020 03/2021
MIAMI COVID COHORT: DEVELOPING THE FOUNDATION FOR A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO COVID-19 Maria Alcaide, MD CFAR Pilot Award 06/2020 03/2021
BAYESIAN VARIABLE SELECTION METHODS TO ACCELERATE IDENTIFICATION OF IMPORTANT PSYCHOLOGICAL PREDICTORS AND NEURAL SUBSTRATES OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY Sierra Bainter, PhD NIMH/K01 04/2020 03/2025
EFFECTS OF COVID-19'S SOCIAL RESTRICTIONS ON LONLINESS AND PSYCHOSOCIAL SYMPTOMATOLOGY Viviana Horigian, MD University of Miami Office of the Vice Provost for Research 04/2020 09/2020
PROJECT SUSTAIN: UNDERSTANDING THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 AMONG BLACK WOMEN LIVING WITH HIV Sannisha Dale, PhD 03/2020 04/2021
BARRIERS AND FACILITATORS TO MIAMI- DADE HIV TEST COUNSELORS’ PREP AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH REFERRALS: AN IMPLEMENTATION PLANNING PROJECT Audrey Harkness, PhD Copeland Foundation Award 02/2020 02/2021
INCREASING AVAILABILITY AND ACCEPTABILITY OF CIRCUMCISION IN ZAMBIA -LFLS  Stephen Weiss, PhD NIMH/R34 09/2019 06/2022
SYNDEMIC BARRIERS AND FACILITATORS TO ENGAGEMENT IN HIV- PREVENTION AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR LATINO MSM IN MIAMI Audrey Harkness, PhD  CFAR Developmental Award  02/2019 02/2021 (NCE)
METHAMPHETAMINE USE AND HIV AS RISK FACTORS FOR COVID-19 Adam Carrico, PhD NIDA/R01 09/2019 07/2024
SUPPORTING TREATMENT ADHERENCE FOR RESILIENCE AND THRIVING (START): A MHEALTH INTERVENTION TO IMPROVE ART ADHERENCE FOR HIV-POSITIVE STIMULANT USING MEN - DIVERSITY SUPPLEMENT Adam Carrico, PhD NIDA/R01 09/2019 07/2024
EVALUATION OF LIFE-STEPS TO ENHANCE ADHERENCE AND ENGAGEMENT IN PREP CARE Steven Safren, PhD NIMH/R01 09/2019 08/2024
WOMEN HIV COHORT STUDY: HIV INFECTION AND TREATMENT AMONG WOMEN OF REPRODUCTIVE AGE Maria Alcaide, MD NICHD/R01 09/2019 07/2023
IMPLEMENTATION OF TELEMEDICINE TEST AND TREAT FOR ON-SITE INITIATION OF ART AT MIAMI’S IDEA EXCHANGE SYRINGE SERVICE PROGRAM Hansel Tookes, MD NIH EHE/Administrative Supplement 09/2019 02/2021 (NCE)
FINISHING HIV: AN HIV PROTECTION, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT NETWORK FOR LATINOS Mariano Kanamori, PhD NIH EHE/Administrative Supplement 09/2019 02/2021 (NCE)
FIVE POINT INITIATIVE Sannisha Dale, PhD NIH EHE/Administrative Supplement 09/2019 02/2021 (NCE)
MONITORING MICROAGGRESSIONS AND ADVERSITIES TO GENERATE INTERVENTIONS FOR CHANGE (MMAGIC) FOR BLACK WOMEN LIVING WITH HIV Sannisha Dale, PhD NIMH/R56 08/2019 08/2021
MYTPILL: A NOVEL STRATEGY TO MONITOR ANTIRETROVIRAL ADHERENCE AMONG HIV+ PRESCRIPTION OPIOID USERS Adam Carrico, PhD NIDA/R01 06/2019 04/2023
CHASE: AN INNOVATIVE COUNTY-LEVEL PUBLIC HEALTH RESPONSE TO THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC IN NEW YORK STATE Daniel Feaster, PhD NIDA/UM1 04/2019 03/2023
MACS/WIHS -CCS Deborah Jones, PhD Maria Alcaide, MD NHLBI/U01 04/2019 03/2026
LONGITUDINAL COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT OF ENGAGEMENT IN HIV- PREVENTION AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES AMONG LATINO MSM Audrey Harkness, PhD CLARO Developmental Award 03/2019 02/2021 (NCE)
ADAPTIVE INTERVENTION STRATEGIES TO OPTIMIZE PREP CLINICAL EVALUATION AND UPTAKE IN STIMULANT-USING MEN Adam Carrico, PhD NIDA/R34 02/2019 01/2022
COMMUNITY-BASED AWARENESS FOR MINORITY POPULATIONS (CHAMP) Sonjia Kenya, PhD Florida Department of Health 01/2019 12/2021
MECHANISMS UNDERLYING RECURRENT BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS AND HIV RISK - A MULTIDICIPLINARY APPROACH Maria Acaide, MD NIAID/R01 08/2018 07/2023
HIV-RELATED CHANGES TO THE CENTRAL-AUTONOMIC NETWORK AND ASSOCIATED RISK FOR HYPERTENSION Roger McIntosh, PhD NHLBI/K01 02/2018 02/2023
A MULTI-SITE MULTI-SETTING RCT OF INTEGRATED HIV PREVENTION AND HCV CARE FOR PWID Daniel Feaster, PhD NIDA/R01 08/2017 07/2022
ENHANCING CAPACITY FOR MENTAL HEALTH RESEARCH AND CARE IN CAMBODIA Adam Carrico, PhD NIMH/R01 08/2017 07/2022
INTEGRATED BEHAVIORAL ACTIVATION AND HIV RISK REDUCTION COUNSELING FOR MSM WITH STIMULANT ABUSE Steven Safren, PhD NIDA/R01 04/2017 01/2022
A CLUSTER RCT TO INCREASE HIV TESTING IN SUBSTANCE USE TREATMENT PROGRAMS Daniel Feaster, PhD NIDA/R01 09/2016 07/2022
POSITIVE CONNECTIONS: COPA2 Deborah Jones, PhD NIMH/R01 08/2016 05/2021
ADDRESSING PSYCHOSOCIAL COMORBIDITIES IN HIV TREATMENT AND PREVENTION Steven Safren, PhD NIDA/K24 08/2016 07/2021
NURSE-DELIVERED CBT FOR DEPRESSION-ADHERENCE IN HIV PRIMARY CARE S. AFRICA Steven Safren, PhD NIMH/R01 08/2015 04/2021